# Issue Number 5 (July 1988)

## Contents

Colin Nicholson: Signifying Nothing: Noting Barthes’ Empire of Signs . . . . . .5

Judith Squires: Public Man, Private Woman: Feminist Approaches to the Public/Private Dichotomy . . . . . . . .16

Brian McGrail: Environmentalism: Utopian or Scientific? . . . . . . . . . . . . .25

Paul White: Small is Small – Or the Shrinking of Schumacher . . . . . . . . . . . 38

Peter Martin: National Strike at Ford-UK . . . . . . . .46

Robert Mahoney: On Civility & Terror . . . . . . . . . . . . . .60

George Davie: On Common Sense . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .69

Kosmas Psychopedis: Notes on Mediation-Analysis . . . . . . .72

John Holloway: An Introduction to Capital (or: How I fell in love with a Ballerina) . . . . . . . . . . . .79

Ewan Davidson: The Commonsense of Concessions – or ‘HE AINT’T HEAVY HE’S MY BROTHER . . . . . . . 83